Currently is the Human Resources Director for General Motors Egypt and North Africa Operations. Maisa has over twenty years of experience in HR. She is an experienced professional with extensive practice in Compensation and Benefits, Industrial Relations, Organizational Development including Talent Acquisition, Talent Management, Change Management and Transformational Leadership. During her tenure with GM, she launched the GM North Africa Women Council, the GM NEXT Club for Hi-potential leaders, led the making of GM North Africa a Workplace of Choice, as well as implemented the Business Partnership Concept with all function. Maisa is the Co-Chair of the HR Committee of the American Chamber of Commerce and is an active contributor to a number of organizations in Egypt. Prior to GM, She worked as the MENA Region Director for Program Development with the Institute of International Education, and Director of the Professional Resources Center of AMIDEAST. Maisa’s passion is developing people to lead their organizations to produce results. She has developed and managed performance evaluations and succession planning and career tracking. She has designed and led training programs on leadership, change management and organizational learning for managers in Egypt and many of the MENA countries. She has delivered presentations to annual meetings of organizations such as the National Organization of International Educators (NAFSA), and the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD). Maisa holds an MBA in International Business from Maastricht School of Business.